Having a health problem can happen when you least expect it. We recommend you ensure you have valid healthcare coverage or insurance for your time in Peru. This section provides information on Peru's health system, doctors, hospitals and medical treatment. Things may not work the same way as at home - get informed in case you get ill or have an accident.
- Peruvian healthcare system:
- Public vs private health care in Peru:
- Hospitals, doctors, emergency numbers:
- Expat health insurance in Peru:
- Pharmacies, prescriptions and medication:
- Travel advice, precautions & insurance: